What is Purple Fest?

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The first-of-its-kind inclusive festival in India, 'Purple Fest: Celebrating Diversity' is set to begin on January 6, 2023 in Goa.

About Purple Fest:

  • It aims to showcase how we can come together to create a welcoming and inclusive world for everyone.
  • It is aimed at furthering the spirit of inclusion, the Purple Fest will feature a variety of exciting live performances, sporting events, grand exhibitions, immersive experience zones, accessible movie screenings, & discussions on vital subjects like inclusive education, tourism, employment, & independent living.
  • Who is organising Purple Fest?
    • The Purple Fest will be hosted by the Goa State Commission for Persons with Disabilities in association with the Directorate of Social Welfare and Entertainment Society of Goa.
  • When is Purple Fest Goa?
    • Purple Fest Goa will be held from January 6-8, 2023, in Panjim, Goa.


Q1) What is Operation Vijay?

Operation Vijay - a 36-hour military operation (started on December 18, 1961 and concluded on December 19, 1961), was about the liberation of the Portuguese territories of Goa, Daman and Diu.

Source: India’s First Festival of Inclusion, Purple Fest to begin tomorrow in Goa